➡ From Child Welfare Information Gateway
US: ‘Where’s Mommy?’: This family fled death threats, only to face separation at the border
Washington Post – March 18, 2018
They had come so far together, almost 3,000 miles across three countries and three borders: a mother with three children, fleeing a gang in El Salvador that had tried to kill her teenage son. But now, in a frigid Border Patrol facility in Arizona where they were seeking asylum, Silvana Bermudez was told she had to say goodbye. Her kids were being taken from her.